Barr & Barr has broke ground on the Cornell University Verizon Executive Educational Center. This is Barr & Barr’s second project on the Cornell Tech campus located on Roosevelt Island in NYC. This is a four storey, 40,000 SF, academic building. The Verizon Executive Education Center will provide space for functions accommodating up to 300 people, as well as four 50-75 seat classrooms; it will be adjoined to the Hotel by a shared hallway. This new building will meet LEED Silver Certification.